Powers of Attorney on the Costa del Sol

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Here on the Costa del Sol we use Powers of Attorney a lot. This is to save our clients from having to come here - often at inconvenient times. Fortunately, the process is quite simple - at least at our end!

We use them mainly for people setting up businesses or buying houses in Spain and for dealing with court cases in Spain. However, they can be used for lots of other purposes.

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I hope you have found this guide useful. If you need any further help, please contact me.

John Howell

6 December 2016


This guide was co-authored by John Howell (Email: John.Howell@Guides.Global or John@jhco.org. Web: www.jhco.org or www.Guides.Global)


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